Child Abuse

Child abuse consists of any act, or failure to act, that endangers a child's physical or emotional health and development. Someone is abusive if he or she fails to nurture the child, physically injures the child, or relates sexually to the child.

Types of Abuse

The 4 major types of child abuse are:

Chisago County Mandated Report Form

The Chisago County Mandated Report Form is available online to print. After you complete it, please fax it to 651-213-5686.

This should be done after the initial phone report is made. Chisago County intake staff will fax you a copy of the form if needed.